DescriptionThe Manage Backgrounds functionality within Nagvis versions prior to 2.0.9 is vulnerable to an authenticated path traversal vulnerability. Exploitation of this results in a malicious actor having the ability to arbitrarily delete files on the local system.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severityhigh

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
nagvis (PTS)stretch1:1.7.10+dfsg1-3.2undetermined
bookworm, sid1:1.9.28-1undetermined

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs


check, affects nagvis plugin used in Nagios XI and should be fixed in 2.0.9,

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